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Vale Terry O’Connor

The University Football Club is saddened to learn of the passing of Club Life Member Terence ‘Terry’ O’Connor QC (aka Boof).  A University of WA law graduate and former UFC footballer, O’Connor passed away on Saturday 25 April. In his time, he was regarded as the heart of the University Football Club, where he played more than 250 games but ... More

Q&A Interview with Club Legend Rob ‘8 Bucks’ Turner

Rob Turner has been a fixture of the University Football Club for over four decades, a living storybook of our club’s history. He’s the club's games record holder, with some 350-plus appearances under his belt. He’s seen the highs and lows of the club, and has been a loyal servant as a player, coach and runner. Having recently overcome a battle ... More

Uni Training & Club Activities Suspended Until May 31

The University Football Club (UFC) informs all players, officials and members that all training and club-based activities will cease effective immediately until 31 May 2020, at the earliest, due to the coronavirus outbreak. The Perth Football League directive stated this was made "effective since our communication to all clubs on Tuesday 17 March, clubs ... More

Uni Footy Club Pre-Season Begins Tuesday 14 January

Pre-season for the 2020 Perth Footy League season commences on Tuesday 14 January for the mighty Uni Footy Club down at McGillivray Oval. For players, please arrive by 5:45 for a 6pm start! Bring boots/joggers/water bottles and feel free to invite any new members down. Tuesdays and Thursdays will be a 6PM start at McGillivray Oval. Saturday ... More